With an overall population of 8,024 and a student population of 2,530, approximately 2,530 of Grove City students attend one of Grove City's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in Grove City, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is Grove City College. In 2010, Grove City College graduated approximately 46 students with credentials in elementary education.
A total of 46 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Grove City in 2010. In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in Grove City was $12,590 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,824 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Grove City after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Grove City, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 elementary educators in Pennsylvania, 1,620 were working in the greater Grove City area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Grove City will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Grove City is $54,350 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.